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A practical approach to fund regulation in Bermuda

A practical approach to fund regulation in Bermuda

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 13:25

"One of the trends that we are seeing is the globalisation and institutionalisation of the hedge fund industry,' says Jessel Mendes, a partner in Ernst & Young's Bermuda hedge fund practic »

Bermuda continues to build on a strong reputation

Bermuda continues to build on a strong reputation

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 13:21

'Bermuda has long been one of the world's leading offshore financial services centres,' says Chris Harkness, Managing Director of Bermuda-based fund administrator Swiss Fund Services. »

A uniquely positioned exchange with international recognition

A uniquely positioned exchange with international recognition

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 13:19

The Bermuda Stock Exchange (BSX) has been in existence since 1971 and has carved a niche in the global stock exchange industry, with nearly 550 listed issuers with a combined market capitalisation »

Growing expectations of independent hedge fund directors

Growing expectations of independent hedge fund directors

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 13:16

Institutional investors are forming a larger proportion of the investor base of hedge funds globally. »

In-depth understanding means intelligent fund administration

In-depth understanding means intelligent fund administration

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 13:13

Olympia Capital was founded in 1990 and its net assets under administration have grown from $650 million at inception to over $66 billion as of March 31, 2008. »

A reputation for quality in a sector poised for expansion

A reputation for quality in a sector poised for expansion

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 11:19

Established three years ago with one single fund of hedge funds mandate, Swiss Fund Services now administers more than 45 funds from its offices in Hamilton, Bermuda and Johannesburg, South Africa. »

Castlestone Management boosts UK sales force following launch of first Ucits fund

Castlestone Management boosts UK sales force following launch of first Ucits fund

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 10:48

Alternative investment manager Castlestone Management, which manages around USD1bn in assets, has announced five new appointments to its UK sales f »

IndexIQ launches open-ended mutual fund designed to replicate hedge fund performance

IndexIQ launches open-ended mutual fund designed to replicate hedge fund performance

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 07:00

New York-based IndexIQ has unveiled what it describes as the first no-load open-ended US mutual fund based on hedge fund replication and designed to give investors access to hedge fund-lik »

Nomura Asset Management launches new alpha-oriented fixed-income business

Nomura Asset Management launches new alpha-oriented fixed-income business

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 01:15

Nomura Asset Management USA has announced the launch of Nomura Global Alpha, a New York-based venture focused on managing alpha-oriented fixed-income products and solutions for both instit »

Gartmore hires Ana Tomic to boost hedge fund distribution

Gartmore hires Ana Tomic to boost hedge fund distribution

Thu, 03/07/2008 - 01:13

Gartmore has announced the appointment of Ana Tomic as business development director for hedge funds, with responsibility for strengthening the distribution of the asset manager's alternat »

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This Hedgeweek Special Report explains not only why managed futures should be reconsidered by investors, but also how a more effective risk allocation strategy can benefit investor portfolios in both correlated and non-correlated markets... »

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Christopher ELvin, Preqin

977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

With service providers reporting growth in hybrid funds, funds for single investors and bespoke managed accounts, this report examines the regulations and new services being developed in Cayman to tackle the fast-changing offshore funds market... »

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Over half of infrastructure funds that closed in 2014 exceeded their fundraising target, up from 37% of funds in 2013. Andrew Moylan, Preqin’s Head of Real Assets Products, takes a look at infrastructure fundraising over the last 12 months: ... »

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